Exercise and COPD

Quincy AdamCOPD Exercise, COPD Lifestyle, Exercise

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When you struggle to breathe, the idea of exercise can seem daunting, if not impossible. However, studies have found that regular exercise may make it easier to breathe and improve the symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)1.

Breathing Exercises for COPD

Quincy AdamCOPD Exercise, COPD Lifestyle, Exercise

Breathing Exercises for COPD

The progressive nature of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) makes it increasingly difficult to breathe during routine daily activities such as grocery shopping and getting the mail, which can have a negative impact on quality of life. Both shortness of breath and activity intolerance are two common COPD symptoms.